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The Resource The sea, John Banville

The sea, John Banville

Label
The sea
Title
The sea
Statement of responsibility
John Banville
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Max Morden returns to the coastal town where he spent a holiday in his youth he is both escaping from a recent loss and confronting a distant trauma
Summary
Following the death of his wife, Max Morden retreats to the seaside town of his childhood summers, where his own life becomes inextricably entwined with the members of the vacationing Grace family
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booker Prize, 2005.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2005.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2005.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
137752
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Banville, John
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authors
  • Widowers
  • Seaside resorts
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Middle-aged men
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
The sea, John Banville
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Originally published in Great Britain by Picador, London, 2005"--T.p. verso
  • Winner of the Man Booker Prize
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9780307263117
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
2005050418
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocm60589214
  • OCoLC
Label
The sea, John Banville
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Originally published in Great Britain by Picador, London, 2005"--T.p. verso
  • Winner of the Man Booker Prize
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9780307263117
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
2005050418
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocm60589214
  • OCoLC

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